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National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1150 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

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Regional Hourly Observations For CRAWFORD County
Issued at 100 AM EDT WED MAY 23 2018
SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST INDIANA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BATESVILLE +   MOCLDY    64  63  94 CALM      30.06S                  
BEDFORD +      FAIR      68  59  73 NE5       30.05R                  
BLOOMINGTON    FAIR      68  60  75 NE6       30.06R                  
FRENCH LICK *+ FAIR      68  55  64 NE3       30.05R                  
MADISON *+     MOCLDY    72  63  73 CALM      30.06S                  
NORTH VERNON + FAIR      68  59  73 N7        30.05S                  
SEYMOUR +      FAIR      72  59  64 NE9       30.05R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Indiana
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Wednesday May 23, 2018

Across Indiana...temperatures are near 49 degrees north, near 66 degrees central, and near 75 degrees south. Current sky conditions are fair north, fair central, and fair south. In the north, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 47 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. In the south, relative humidity is near 64%, and the dew point is near 62 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress north, no stress central, and no stress south. Winds are from the north at 5 mph north, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 6 mph south, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 75 degrees at Evansville. The lowest temperature is CLOUDY degrees at Warsaw.


Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CRAWFORD County,IN

1220 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018 /1120 PM CDT Tue May 22 2018/

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

Thunderstorm chances will return Friday through Memorial Day, with 
the best chances during the afternoon and evening hours.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For CRAWFORD County, IN
Issued at 1217 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

OVERNIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. East winds up to 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Indiana
                              INDIANA                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                MAY 28-JUN 1 MAY 30-JUN 5    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal       Normal      Above      Above                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Total Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day, 120-Day

Almanac Information
Wednesday May 23, 2018 the 143th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 20.770000
Distance 0.999717 AU
Rise 06:24 EDT Set 21:00 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:54 EDT Ends 21:31 EDT

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy

Yesterday's Highs , Lows
Sunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)

Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
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MAY 23RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1878...
An F4 tornado struck Mineral Point, WI killing 17 and injuring 45. A record 
book was carried 60 miles from a schoolhouse. In Primrose Township, the 
deed to Chandler Farm was found 10 miles away. (NWS Louisville)
...1882...
An unusual late season snow blanketed eastern Iowa, with four to six inches
reported around Washington. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1953...
The temperature at Hollis OK soared from a morning low of 70 degrees to an
afternoon high of 110 degrees to establish a state record for the month of
May. (The Weather Channel)
...2000...
An F3 tornado moved through the northeast and east sections of Leitchfield 
KY. An F0 tornado was spotted at Priceville KY. An F0 tornado touched down 
briefly in Taylor County. (NWS Louisville)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky